Accepted First-Year Students


Accepted Student Checklist

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Transfer Students: Click Here


Advanced Credit
How will my Advanced Credit from High School Transfer to Fredonia? Learn more about AP, IB, CLEP and other college credit here

Residence Life:
What size are the beds in the residence halls? Can I bring a refrigerator? Learn answers to some common Residence Life questions.

Getting Connected to E-Services:
What kind of antivirus do I need on my computer? How can I connect to my FREDMail e-mail account? Learn more about our e-services before you get to campus. 

2017 First-Year Student Checklist

✔JOIN the Fredonia Class of 2021 Facebook Group

✔ Send Your Deposit!
Your $100 deposit reserves your space in the Class of 2021. This deposit covers your residence hall deposit ($50) and your academic deposit ($50). Upon being accepted you have until May 1, or 30 days after your acceptance (whichever is later), to send your deposit and commit to Fredonia.

✔ Complete Your Housing Application
Once your deposit is processed, you will be instructed to complete your Housing Application online through Your Connection. This application allows you to rank your preferences, and identify roommate requests. Questions may be directed to the Office of Residence Life.

✔ Understand and Accept your Financial Aid 
All students who have completed a FAFSA and are accepted to Fredonia will receive a Financial Aid Award Letter. This letter outlines the financial assistance (loans, grants, scholarships, etc.) available to you at Fredonia. Please follow the instructions on the back of the Award Letter to accept/decline your aid and complete the necessary loan requirements such as the e-MPN and Entrance Counseling or Financial Aid Verification. Questions regarding this process can be directed to the Office of Financial Aid at (716) 673-3253.

✔ Log-in to your FREDMail Account
Once your deposit is processed, a FREDMail account will be created for you. You can find your log-in credentials (when they become available) on Your Connection. When you reach the main menu page of Your Connection, click on the “View Your UserIDs and Passwords” link located under Personal Information. Listed below your Fredonia ID you will see your eServices UserID and Password. These log-in credentials are used to access your FREDMail.

✔ Complete your Health History Form and Immunization Record
Prior to registering for classes, you will need to complete certain Health Forms in order to comply with New York State Department of Health Regulations for attending college here at Fredonia.  Please click here  to access these online forms.  It is important that all three steps be completed. You will receive a confirmation email to your Fredonia email account once we have all of the information that we need.

✔ Send Your Final Transcripts
We must receive final transcripts showing successful completion of your current studies. First-year transcripts should be sent directly from the high school. You will also need to send any AP, IB, CLEP or college coursework you have completed in High School.

✔ Summer Orientation and Advising!
More information on orientation and advising will become available soon. 


Welcome to FREDONIA!

Undergraduate Admissions Office

Fenner House, 178 Central Ave.
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(800) 252-1212 toll free
(716) 673-3251 local
(716) 673-3249 fax